Ask The Experts - How hot does a furnace need to be to get rid of sulphides?
June 2018 by Chris Ralph
Q: ...It’s a 2,000-acre property that was mined 100 years ago, still has the old workings, tailings, etc. I am looking to recover gold from the old waste/tailings... plus possibly strip mine some of it. What are my options?
How do I set up a small placer operation?
What are the tell signs of garnet deposits?
While there is no metal detector that will see only gold, there is a device that can reliably distinguish gold from lead, copper, iron or other metals. It is an X-Ray fluorescence tester, sometimes called an XRF gun.
Q: What classes should one take if planning on majoring in mining engineering or geology?
Q: Do you know of any processing plants that can extract rare earth metals?
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